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Should Belmont Hill Change Its Schedule For Better Student Sleep?

Every morning, Belmont Hill students are painfully reminded of their lack of sleep as they groggily turn off their alarms and look out their window to the night sky. Doctors recommend nine hours of sleep per night on average for high schoolers. This means stud...

Belmont Hill Needs to Crack Down on Mass Mediocrity of Clubs

In November 2017, Seth Israel ‘18 and I wrote an opinion piece on extracurriculars at Belmont Hill. We argued that all clubs should be approved annually by the Student Senate to receive funding or special equipment. Now, I’m back to double down on my stanc...

Moral Dilemma #2: The Status of Ex-Convicts in Society

According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, “An estimated 5.1% of all people in the United Stat...

Structuring Relaxation: Belmont Hill Would Benefit From Winsor’s Model

As a Third Former, during one of my first meetings with Mr. Will Slotnick—Belmont Hill’s most ut...

Should Seniors Need to Attend Panel Carving Class?

At first, I was apprehensive. Panel carving class? Whoever heard of such a thing? I had just been gi...

Straying from the Syllabus: Maximizing Real-World Class Time

Mr. Doar allotted five minutes—barely 12% of that Tuesday’s D Block Nonfiction Writing class—t...

Overhyped Collab Albums Disappoint in 2017

Massimo Aufiero and Ugo Anuonyemere If nothing else, 2017 was an exciting year for music, includin...

The Conky

In the past decade, there has been a rising awareness of the concussion, especially in contact sport...

Donald Trump – An Editorial

As the campaign trudges on, the question in everyone’s mind still remains: How long will Trump las...

The School Calendar

Pulling up to the Belmont Hill parking lot on the first day of school, I looked at my car thermomete...